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Andrew Wood    1950 Great Highway San Francisco, California 94116 Tel: 650-269-0222 | andy@andrewwood.com
 
Senior Enterprise and Internet Application Designer
 
QUALIFICATIONS 
 
  • Ten years user-centered design and process experience
  • Driven all stages of product development from concept through product shipment
  • Proven ability to manage design and usability professionals and their related activities - including coordination with engineering, marketing, and testing
  • Strong ability to collaborate with usability engineering partners to ensure product fit for user tasks and needs
  • Demonstrated design and prototyping abilities, including proficiency with Illustrator, Photoshop, Visio, HTML, CSS, DHTML, and JavaScript.
 
EXPERIENCE
 CISCO SYSTEMS, INC - SAN JOSE CA8/2003 - PRESENT
 Senior Designer, User Experience
 Principal designer for Product User Experience Standards at Cisco.
 
  • Researched, designed, and published, guidelines for HTML and Rich-client applications.
  • Developed interaction strategies, interaction design, prototyping and visual design.
  • Designed web site which was used to deliver the Standards. Over ten application development teams used the standards, resulting in improved customer satisfaction and reduced development cycles.
 OPSWARE, INC - SUNNYVALE CA7/2002 - 8/2003
 Senior Designer, User Experience
 
  • Designed an automated server and application provisioning system.
  • Implemented my designs, resulting decreased support requirements (support staff went from seven to two).
 FINALINE, INC - SUNNYVALE CA5/2001 - 7/2002
 Senior Designer, User Experience
 Principal designer of a real-time reporting application.
 
  • Initiated and drove interaction strategies, interaction design, and prototyping.
  • Led interaction design, resulting in shipment of a product utilizing my design.
 ZAPLET, INC - REDWOOD SHORES, CA1/2000 -5/2001
 Senior Designer, User Experience
 Principal designer of a portal and messaging system called the Zaplet Collaboration Suite.
 
  • Initiated and drove interaction strategies, interaction design, and prototyping.
  • Led design and implementation of the Zaplet Collaboration Suite, resulting in a shipped product.
 IMEDIATION - PARIS, FRANCE12/1998-12/1999
 Senior Designer, User Experience
 Principal designer for a B2B e-commerce portal.
 
  • Constructed interface prototypes for evaluating interaction strategies.
  • Collaborated with engineering teams to ensure product usability and corporate product identity, which resulting in a shipped product.
 ANDREW WOOD DESIGN - PALO ALTO, CA6/1995 - 12/1998
 Managing Partner and Design Director
 Provided total internet application design, user interface consulting, visual design, and implementation for a range of companies, from Fortune 1000 companies to start-ups.
 
  • Focus on strategic consulting, design and implementation for web applications.
 RADMEDIA - PALO ALTO, CA 6/1991 - 5/1995
 Co-founder of RadMedia, the leader in multimedia authoring software for corporate training and marketing.
 
  • Designed ScreenPlay, a screen recording application that sold over $1 million.
 
EDUCATION
 
  • Bachelor of Science Business Management, California State University, Chico.
 
AFFILIALTIONS
 
  • BayCHI - Bay Area Computer Human Interface Group
  • ACM - Special Interest Group in Computer Human Interaction








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